If Medical Marijuana Alleviates Pain, It Should be Accessible Says Texas Commissioner

One Texas Agriculture Commissioner made the news with his remark – “I would certainly expand medical marijuana,” Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller said. “If it’ll help somebody, I’m for it. Whatever it is. I mean, a toothache, I don’t care. If it’s a cure, if it [alleviates] pain, we should be…

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New Study Looks at Cannabis Users’ Pain Tolerance

A study by University of British Columbia Okanagan campus shows that regular cannabis use, unlike opiate use, does not make pain sensitivity worse, the way opiates do.  Due to the alarming opiate crisis in the country, coupled with an increased interest in medical cannabis, there has been an uptick in…

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Cannabinoids and Neuropathic Pain Relief – How Cannabis Works on Neuropathy

Cannabinoids and Neuropathic Pain Relief Pain is not a comfortable feeling to live with. Unfortunately, some people always are in some form of pain. Pain doesn’t appear out of nowhere. It is typically caused by an illness or injury, but sometimes, there is chronic pain. When pain lasts longer than…

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Could Glycine Receptors be the Pathway for Cannabinoids to Relieve Pain?

Could Glycine Receptors be the Pathway for Cannabinoids to Relieve Pain? Glycine receptors (GLyRs) have been discovered in the mid- ‘50s by scientists, but they had a hard time identifying therapeutic agents targeting these receptors. In the process of finding therapeutic ways to treat specific chronic pain and pain-related disorders,…

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Smoking Cannabis Found to Reduce Migraine Pain by 50% Says New Study

Smoking Cannabis Found To Reduce Migraine Pain By 50% Anyone that has ever had to suffer through bouts of chronic migraines will tell you that these types of pain attacks are no joke. Migraines can often be so painful that they induce nausea, and for the millions of people with…

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Cannabis For Pain, Parkinson’s, PTSD, and Endometriosis: What The Latest Studies Say

Cannabis For Pain, Parkinson’s, PTSD, and Endometriosis: What The Latest Studies Say With millions of people around the world suffering from diseases that affect our quality of life, it’s critical that patients get the medication that they need. Pain, Parkinson’s Disease, PTSD, and endometriosis are among the most common diseases…

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